The RBC Multicultural Festival is the largest multicultural festival of its kind in Atlantic Canada. Join more than 20,000 visitors and over 500 performers June 30 – July 3 for the 27th annual celebration of cultural diversity in Nova Scotia. Enjoy world music and dance shows, a delectable assortment of ethnic foods, the always-popular Children’s Pavilion, arts, crafts, workshops and cultural displays. We invite you to be a part of this exciting event and gain a new understanding of the value that diverse cultures contribute to a vibrant and exciting Nova Scotia.

We are proud to announce that two of our sponsors, RBC and Atlantic Superstore (Loblaw) are among Canada’s top 100 employers for new Canadians for 2011, as listed by the Government of Canada’s Foreign Credential Recognition Program


The festival takes place in Halifax again this year.

From June 30th to July 3rd, an open area near

Pier 21 at the Halifax Seaport will be transformed

into a spectacular platform for the RBC Multicultural Festival,

where visitors, performers, vendors, exhibitors

and festival volunteers alike will explore the diversity of cultures

that shape and influence Nova Scotia.